Assigning fixed names for USB devices with udev on Linux

Whilst you can use udev rules with any USB device, I am writing this post to help anyone else who is also having issues with their USB printer name. The main which I had was is the printer’s USB name changing when it is restarted, plugged into a different USB port or when another USB device is connected […]

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My must-have Brackets plugins

As a follow on from my previous post ‘Monokai theme for Brackets‘, I have produced a list of my must-have plugins for Adobe Brackets. Let’s go! Brackets Selections This plugin will add Sublime Text style selections. Github: https://github.com/DannyMoerkerke/brackets-selections Brackets Sort Text Extension Provides a couple of utility functions for sorting lines in the current document. […]

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Monokai theme for Brackets

For about a year I have been using Adobe Brackets as my go-to code editor, previously I was using Sublime Text 3. Whilst I still love Sublime Text the idea of Brackets being open-source and written in HTML, CSS and Javascript was something that got me excited. However the Monokai theme that I gotten used […]

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How I installed CAT6 Ethernet in my home

When I moved into my new house, I knew that I wanted hard-wired Ethernet networking in every home. Ethernet cables provide much faster speeds than Wi-Fi and are much more secure. I wanted the cables to future-proof my house, so I decided to go with Cat6 cables throughout. All of the cabling, wall outlets and keystone […]

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Looping through a Data Map with Sass

I’ve decided to share this code for anyone who requires a quick ‘copy and paste’ solution for using data maps (map-get) and loops within Sass. This example will allow you to set values within the data map, then loop through and output as CSS rules. Setup the variables within the data map and create the code […]

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Updated: Monitor your website and database uptime

I have made some changes to the website and database monitoring script which I published in March 2016. A summary of these changes: The script can be used in PHP versions older than 5.4.0. The script has been work with PHP Server Monitor, an open-source self hosted monitoring solution. You can view the code on BitBucket here, […]

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Updated: Free Stock Image website list

I have recently found a new free stock photo website: Stocky: http://stocky.pro/. This website has been added to the list I mentioned in my previous blog post: https://ryanfitton.co.uk/blog/free-stock-image-websites/.

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25 extra websites for inspiration

Drift: Join Plaid Circle Pay App Mapbox Litmus Museum of Science and Industry Woodhaven Gardens Creative Click Media NETSUITE Tom Hirst portfolio Udaan Technologies Ivo Mynttinen portfolio faculty WebPlatform.org Frere-Jones Type Swiss Typefaces Quechua – Lookbook Digital Telepathy CIGA splinterteal portfolio FCINQ Studio Naam Tobias Thaden portfolio North Shorthand

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